Butterflies and Moths of the World Generic Names and their Type-species

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Genus:
Sinthusa Moore, 1884 . J. asiat. Soc. Bengal (2) 53(1) : 33.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : LYCAENIDAE : THECLINAE : DEUDORIGINI

Type-species:
Thecla nasaka Horsfield, 1829. Cat. lep. Ins. Mus. East India Coy : 91.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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